Georgena Faye (McReynolds) Shumate passed away peacefully on March 31, 2013. She was born and raised in Cottage Grove, Oregon.
Georgena graduated from Cottage Grove Union High School in 1953 and married Curtis Shumate in 1955. They eventually settled in McMinnville, where they ran various small businesses. They were members of Michelbook Country Club for 40 plus years, where Georgena was an avid golfer.
She is survived by her husband of 57 years, Curtis; two children, Gwyn Hanson of Oregon City, Oregon and Craig Shumate of Salem, Oregon; four grandchildren; and a brother and sister. Georgena will be greatly missed by all of her family.
A memorial service will be held at 1 p.m. on April 13, 2013 at the Chapel of Macy & Son, McMinnville. A reception will follow the service at 2 p.m. at Michelbook Country Club. Memorial contributions may be made to Legacy Hospice in care of Macy & Son. To leave online condolences, please visit www.macyandson.com